An extensive diphtheria vaccination campaign is underway in the city of Al-Zabadani, in Rif Dimashq Governorate, after several confirmed and suspected cases…
A man aged in his 50s from Beimen District in Tainan City, who developed fever symptoms on June 7, has since been diagnosed with Japanese encephalitis, the…
Peak rainy season has hit and dengue fever cases have now topped 22,000 for the year, with highest rates in the Western Division and in particular the…
The dengue fever outbreak first announced in mid-April is not yet under control and cases are still being reported – mostly from the district of Água Grande,…
Doctors at the capital’s infectious diseases hospital have confirmed cholera in two residents of Bagbazaar in Kathmandu, and two more in Sanepa and Kapan in…
Compared to the same period last year there’s been a slight increase in cases of severe fever thrombocytopenia syndrome (SFTS), however an article posted in…
While in Pakistan, the WHO reported a ‘significant increase in cholera cases’ in Sindh province (mostly in Karachi) and between 25 and 31 cases in the…
There have been dozens of confirmed and suspected cholera cases in the province of Sulaimaniyah in northern Kurdistan region, according to press reports, and…
With the South West monsoon advancing across the country and dengue fever a year-round risk, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka have already been named as 2022’s top two…
With an average of 800 dengue fever cases recorded each week, authorities are warning that an epidemic is not far off unless people start taking measures to…
The WHO last week proposed a unified response to the monkeypox outbreak, ‘removing the distinction between endemic and non-endemic countries’ and, going…
More positive news on the elimination of human African trypanosomiasis (HAT), or sleeping sickness, after the WHO this week announced it had validated…